William C. Baker, Esq. departed Hampton & Pigott LLP in 2020 to form Baker Legal PLLC. Prior to forming Baker Legal PLLC, Mr. Baker was a partner at Hampton & Pigott LLP and remains a trusted co-counsel in a variety of practice areas. Mr. Baker is licensed to practice before all Colorado County and District courts, the Colorado Court of Appeals, and the Colorado Supreme Court. Mr. Baker’s practice focuses primarily on criminal defense, civil litigation, estate planning, and business services. He is a member of the Colorado Bar Association and the Denver Bar Association.
Prior to joining Hampton & Pigott LLP, Mr. Baker ran his own law office and consulting firm, which was dedicated to addressing a wide array of legal and business needs for his clients. He was also instrumental in helping a colleague open a private practice firm in Englewood, CO. Will maintains an entrepreneurial spirit and is committed to making legal services more accessible to the community.
Will’s professional philosophy aligned with the principles Hampton & Pigott was founded upon, becoming a natural fit within the firm. Will doesn’t want to see people get mistreated by our legal system. He has worked very hard to develop a specific set of skills allowing him to help people.
Mr. Baker earned his law degree and a Masters in Business Administration from the University of Denver. He also holds a Bachelor’s of Science Degree in Communication and Business from Cornell University.
Mr. Baker enjoys most sports and has been skiing since he was five years old, beginning back east in his hometown just south of Buffalo, NY and then migrating west after completing his undergraduate degree and spending time in Aspen. He also appreciates sarcasm and likes music, writing, and drawing.